Show us your vanity/make up set up!

Show us your vanity/make up set up!

I searched around and saw storage but not many vanities.

 

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I just got my vanity in today, I'm probably going to get a chest to store everything else, because these drawers are small! They also don't open all the way.  This is my set up for now.

 

Whats your set up like? 

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Oh wow!  Now that's true love! 

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Aww! How sweet of him. Looks great. The remote thing is cool.

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Thanks everyone! He made the remote so I wouldn't have to bend down to turn it on , it's pretty painful these days to bend down. The lights are also very bright and light up my (Opps our) whole room. So I can turn the lights on and off while in bed if I need more light then the light in our room is giving out. 

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The set up is so cute!  I love how you have the tokidoki & UD palette displayed, it adds such a fun pop of color!!

 

xo, Mia

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That was so incredibly sweet of your hubby. Great guy you have there!

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My vanity is my nightstand and this drawer unit thing I posted in this thread (FANTABULOUS MAKEUP STORAGE, FROM HOBBY LOBBY!!) but I had not yet posted any pictures from my nightstand.

 

image.jpgMy FAVORITES! My buxom collection I bought the big Christmas set this last year. Best ever. I already lost one. :smileysad:

image.jpgSome of my other lippies... The short ones that fit best in this acrylic storage.

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My perfume samples.

image.jpgThe set of "Deconstructed Rose" still in their package/tray. I already lost one of these, too. Bummed!

image.jpgMy new caboodles acrylic. 

image.jpgA view of my tall black makeup storage unit and the nightstand. 

 

Oh how I would love to have a makeup room. And a purse and shoes room. And.... :smileyhappy:

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What do you mean by "lost"?

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Literally MIA... Fell out of my purse most likely. I am seriously the worst. I lose everything... Keys, remotes, receipts, my kids. JUST kidding!  :smileyhappy:

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  1. Oh no! You're one of those people who needs fobs on everything! Lol

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Oh I really like that, I try to be more organized, I need to buy some stuff and maybe I'll be able to post a picture of my setup ><

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I have the simplest set up ever. Firstly because I barely own anything and most of my stuff are minis and value sets. And Secondly because I do not have space for a vanity in my apartment, and my office also works as a guest bedroom, so I can't fit more stuff in it. For now, my makeup stays on top of my dresser and nightstand and in three small drawers.

My mirror is my closet door:
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Then on top of my nighstand I have my mini skin care stuff. And bags filled with samples and duplicate minis on the top drawer:

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Then I have 4 lipstick holders, the first one filled with mini primers, second one with gloss, balms and tints, third one with lipsticks and fourth one with mascaras. On the box I keep some makeup samples I want to try now, and the Tarte foundation and scrub on top.

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On this makeup organizer I have all sorts of eyeliners, my cheapie eyeshadows on the drawer, My to-go palettes on top, eyeshadow primers, some brushes, concealers, foundation and other minis and samples for the face. Next to it I have my brushes in glass vases. (waiting for more eye brushes to arrive).

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And lastly, all the rest, blushes, sets, winter makeup, extra tools, nail polish... It all goes randomly on the top drawers of the dresser. Once I have more stuff I'll move the nail polishes to a bag:

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Masks, cleansers and the rest go in the bathroom. And that is all! :smileysad:

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Where did you get the beadish things that are holding your brushes :smileyhappy:

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It`s from dollarama! LOL :smileyhappy:

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Amazing!!  Can you come set up & organize my crazy stash too?!  Pretty please with a lippie on top :smileywink:

 

xo, Mia

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Thats a lot of stuff!!! I would be proud to rock that collection :smileyhappy: nice set up.

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Thank you! But it's mostly Ikea and Dollarama stuff! LOL Nothing that compares to your beautiful vanity! :smileyhappy: Although it's been working for now, so I just need to keep the collection small! 

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Honestly that vanity was cheaper than some ikea stuff! You'd be surprised, lol. Your set up works for you which is great. Our apartment had a full bath but it was the size of a closet so I had one teeny bag of beauty stuff and that's it! 

 

How do you lile the Too Faced Natural Face palette? And what kind of brushes are those? 

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Those brushes are just the famous dupes for Sigma and Real Techniques, but for my level of expertise they are perfect and I love them. However they are mostly face ones, so I just placed a Sigma order for two sets of eye brushes this week, since I don't have many good ones. Once I start getting better I can start buying  professional ones. 

 

As for the Natural face palette, I love mostly the cream and powder blushes and the bronzer. I put them on very often and like how they are buildable on me.  The brightener and hightliter I put on every now and then. They are not bad, but personally I prefer liquid or powder. The concealer is not the right shade for me and I don't like the consistency. But overall I don't regret buying and use the palette frequently. :smileyhappy:

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I also have a Vanity Girl mirror. They're a really wonderful splurge. They do 20% off sales throughout the year. Follow them on IG or FB for updates. I bought mine during the Black Friday sale and it really changed the way I do my makeup. 

 

Anyway, my vanity will look soooo much nicer when I get some real storage and either paint my desk or put down some vintage wallpaper or glitter paper and then top that with a nicer glass cover. I also want to make a skirt to cover the perimeter of the desk. Then I'll have a nice glamorous little vanity going on. Right now it's just very functional but doesn't look very great...At all. Maybe I can tackle it over Memorial Day weekend!

 

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And then to the right I keep all the makeup I most commonly use, except for lipsticks, which are already on the vanity. I need some Muji in my life. 

 

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Very nice! Does your mirror have protruding bulbs and the flash making them look flattened? 

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Yes they're protruding. It's the same model AtlantlaLady38's in fact, just in white. But she's a much better photographer than I am! :smileyhappy:

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